Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, 8-year-old Charvis Brewer, who has cerebral palsy, was able to see his dreams come to reality. According to the Memphis Commercial Appeal, Brewer’s wish was to be drafted by the NBA to the Memphis Grizzlies, so Sunday that’s exactly what the team did.
Along with being signed by the team at a press conference, Charvis was also given his own...
Tony Parker has been photographed making the “quenelle,” an anti-Semitic gesture also known as the ‘reverse Nazi salute’ and has been asked to apologize by the Simon Wiesenthal Center.
According to Algemeiner.com:
Calling Parker’s use of the gesture “disgusting and dangerous” and, saying that the star was “mainstreaming anti-Semitic hate,” Rabbi Abraham Cooper,...
Evan Turner threw down an uncalled for windmill dunk with just seconds remaining of a secured win vs. the Lakers Sunday. However, the Sixers guard immediately realized his poor judgement and approached the Lakers bench following the buzzer to apologize to all of the players.
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Kevin Durant soared past James Harden for the emphatic dunk during the second quarter of Sunday’s game against the Rockets.
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Check out DeAndre Jordan throwing down a sick spinning between-the-legs dunk during pregame warmups Saturday night:
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Alonzo Mourning hosted the opening of a new Microsoft store in Miami, where he got on the microphone for a Q&A with fans. A former player for the Heat and current Vice President of Player Programs and Development for the team, Mourning was naturally asked the famous “Who’s better, LeBron or MJ?” In his answer, Mourning recalled a recent conversation at a birthday party...
Following Chris Bosh’s game-winning 3-pointer that gave the Heat the 108-107 win over the Blazers Saturday night, LeBron James mobbed Bosh during his post game interview, video bombing him with a “cape.” “Put the cape on him, put the cape on him!,” James exclaimed as he used his sport coat to cover Bosh while Wade patted his face with a towel.
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Chris Bosh hit a game-winning three pointer with 0.5 seconds remaining to beat the Blazers, 108-107.
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Dwight Howard had a priceless reaction to a reporter’s poorly phrased question following Houston’s 107-98 win over the Pelicans Saturday.
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Check out Kevin Durant in this new song “Whole Life” featuring local artists, Privaledge, Josh Sallee & CL McCoy.
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The Cleveland Cavaliers will reportedly release suspended center Andrew Bynum before his contract becomes fully guaranteed on January 7. The team was initially looking to trade the big man who is reportedly not interested in playing basketball anymore, but no teams are interested. And why would they be? Who wants a guy with no desire to play?
#NBA sources now telling @FOXSportsOH...
Kobe, LeBron, Blake, DeAndre and more take flight as we compiled the best dunks of 2013 as voted by the staff here at Beyond The Buzzer:
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According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the Cavaliers are looking to trade center Andrew Bynum, who reportedly doesn’t want to play basketball anymore, after they suspended him indefinitely Saturday for conduct detrimental to the team.
The Cleveland Cavaliers suspended center Andrew Bynum indefinitely Saturday for conduct detrimental to the team.
In addition the Cavs will begin...
Andrew Bynum has been suspended from all Cavs related activities indefinitely for “conduct detrimental to the team,” the team announced today.
According to the Cleveland Cavaliers:
Cavaliers center Andrew Bynum has been suspended for conduct detrimental to the team, Cavaliers General Manager Chris Grant announced today. Bynum did not travel with the team to Boston last night...
Jazz forward Derrick Favors made a game-winning putback dunk with 2.1 seconds remaining to beat the Lakers 105-103. The post Derrick Favors Game-Winning Putback Dunk To Beat Lakers (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Mario Chalmers picks Rudy Gay’s pocket and throws a fun no-look pass behind his head to LeBron James who was all alone in the backcourt for the easy transition dunk:
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Wizards guard Bradley Beal was carried off the court after injuring his left leg during the fourth quarter of Friday’s game against the Timberwolves. Beal appears to injure his leg as Timberwolves’ Luc Mbah a Moute attempted to set a screen on him. He was unable to put pressure on it and was carried back to the locker room by teammates Jan Vesely and Trevor Ariza. The post...
According to Aggrey Sam of CSN Chicago, seven NBA teams are interested in Luol Deng who is set to be a free agent this summer. The 9-year NBA veteran has career averages of 16.1 points, 6.4 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game.
His upcoming status has resulted in the likes of the Cavaliers, Mavericks, Lakers, Raptors, Spurs, Grizzlies and Nets, among others, already expressing interest...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, several Nets players have reportedly told head coach Jason Kidd multiple times that they don’t understand their roles and Kidd is losing the locker room as the losses continue to pile up.
More than once, sources said, players have stood in the locker room and told Kidd they don’t understand their roles, that there’s confusion...
Al Hordford tore his right pectoral muscle Thursday night in the 127-125 2OT win over the Cavs and is out indefinitely. He suffered the same injury a couple of seasons ago.
According to the Atlanta Hawks:
An MRI and examination today by Dr. Michael Bernot at Peachtree Orthopaedics in Atlanta revealed a complete tear of his right pectoral muscle.
“We will work with Al and complete...
According to Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman, Thunder guard Russell Westbrook underwent scope surgery on his knee Friday to repair swelling and is expected to return after the All-Star break.
Westbrook, averaging 21.3 points, 7 assists and 6 rebounds for the Thunder who currently have the second-best overall record in the league.
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The NBA announced Friday that Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph has been fined $25,000 for his public criticism of officiating.
Following Thursday’s 100-92 loss to the Rockets, Z-Bo called the refs “awful” and blamed them for the loss, “It was 8 on 5.”
It’s obvious. It was the refs tonight,” Randolph said. “It was 8 on 5. In the second half, (Harden) was getting to...
While calling the Blazers-Clippers broadcast on TNT Thursday night in Portland, analyst Steve Kerr pulled off this hilarious photobomb on Tennessee Sports Radio’s Erik Ainge and his pal who were sitting courtside.
@SteveKerrTNT Nice Photo Bomb of my buddy @Airjenks22 at the @trailblazers game. Haha @NBAonTNT pic.twitter.com/cTZpGL4bZJ
— Erik Ainge (@ErikAinge3) December 27, 2013...
Despite a 9-19 start to the season which includes some ugly losses, Knicks owner James Dolan reportedly told the Knicks in a meeting Thursday that no changes will be made to the roster, including the head coach position.
According to Marc Stein of ESPN.com:
New York Knicks chairman James Dolan told Knicks players in a meeting Thursday that there are no trades or changes to the...
On Thursday night following the NBA games on TNT, the Inside the NBA crew exchanged Christmas gifts. Things got hilariously weird when Shaq presented Charles Barkley with a big bar of soap to prevent some sort of disappearing act.
“Rumor has it when you’re in the hotel and you use this size [mini bar] and put it in certain areas [motions to rear], it disappears. So, I got you...